Oilfield Battery Operators


Spur Petroleum Ltd. is currently looking for Oilfield Battery Operators in its Marten Hills and Nipisi Heavy Oil areas. This is a fulltime contract position. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for the daily operations, maintenance, and bookkeeping for their assigned area of responsibility. 


  • Be able to work with limited supervision and also in a team environment to achieve production volumes and  low operational cost targets
  • Well optimization
  • Supervise and mentor junior operators
  • Monitor production / daily production bookkeeping (DataWorx)
  • Prepare and organize daily workload
  • Monitor and troubleshoot well and facility equipment
  • Ensure all Safety and Regulatory requirements are met
  • Organize and supervise third party contractor services
  • Arrange and schedule trucking daily


The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications: 

  • A minimum of 5 years of Oil Battery operating experience
  • Knowledge and understanding of general oil and gas operating duties
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and  trouble shooting skills
  • Willingness to accept  increasing operations responsibility
  • Strong commitment to Health, Safety and Environment
  • Able to work collaboratively within a team
  • Strong leadership, communication and organizational skills
  • Computer proficiency  with Word, Excel, and E-mail is expected
  • This position has been identified as safety sensitive, and the successful candidate may be required to take pre-employment medical and drug/alcohol assessments.
  • This position requires the operation of a motor vehicle, applicants are asked to provide a recent (i.e., issued within the previous 4 weeks) original driver’s abstract for the preceding 3 year period when appearing for an interview.

The successful candidate will be required to reside in the Athabasca / Slave Lake / Wabasca /    Calling Lake or surrounding areas.

This posting will remain open for applications until March 22, 2021 and resumes can be forwarded to resumes@spurpetroleum.ca.  Not all applications will be responded to.